• Eric Ackerman in his Lancaster Barnstormer days.
    Whatever happened to … Eric Ackerman

    In this edition of “Whatever happened to?” we are featuring one the more successful pitchers to come out of the Denver-Ephrata area, Eric Ackerman. Ackerman is a 1998 graduate of Cocalico and was a standout football and...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Ephrata pitcher Gavilan Fogarty-Harnish delivers against Warwick.
    Warwick ends Ephrata win streak at 5

    Sometimes, what you are looking for was right under your nose all along. That was the case for Warwick and sophomore righty pitcher Thomas Elliot. In need of extra starting pitching due to the plethora of games...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • Warwick base runner Ashley Royer and Ephrata third baseman Danika Weaver await the umpire's call at third during Monday's game in Lititz. Royer was ruled safe on the play, but the Lady Mounts went on to stun the Lady Warriors 6-4.
    Ephrata strikes early and stuns Warwick, 6-4

    The blows that Ephrata delivered early on Monday weren’t knockouts, but they were effective. They put Warwick on its heels. In the end, the Warriors were never able to fully recover, as Ephrata capitalized on a pair...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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    Ephrata hands Cocalico first loss

    Ephrata enjoyed its most productive day at the plate Tuesday afternoon at Lebanon, pounding out 14 hits in an 11-3 victory over the Cedars. Sophomore shortstop Nate Fassnacht led the hit parade, going 2-for-4 with three RBI...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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    Cocalico knocks off Comets in OT

    It was a good week for the Cocalico girls lacrosse team, which earned its third-straight victory Tuesday at home in a 20-7 win over visiting Conestoga Valley. The Lady Eagles jumped out to a 13-4 half-time lead...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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    Mounts escape Warwick, retain Ream Cup

    Even after Ephrata snapped an 11-11 tie on Koty Keefer’s goal with just 2:22 remaining last Friday night, the Warwick boys lacrosse team didn’t panic. Why should they have? Led by Kobi Biemesderfer’s four goals and Shane...

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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    Nine-run first paves way for Ephrata girls

      As crazy as it sounds, just getting on the field tasted almost as good as the win. That’s how first-year Ephrata Coach Meredith Dombach saw it Tuesday, following the Lady Mounts 13-3 whitewash of visiting Lebanon....

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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    Eagles upend Spot, improve to 2-0

    Through two games, the Cocalico baseball team has done the three things that can win a lot of games. The Eagles have pitched well, hit a ton and limited their defensive mistakes. The result is they are...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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    Three-run fifth dooms EHS girls

    The Ephrata girls softball team had one rough inning Tuesday afternoon at home vs. Solanco in the Section Two opener. Unfortunately, that one frame proved to be costly in a 7-1 loss to the Mares Solanco broke...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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    Fingers has local collectors eating out of his hand

    Rollie Fingers, one of the greatest relief pitchers of all time, still wearing his famous handlebar mustache, was in Ephrata last Saturday for the 35th annual Ephrata Lions Card Show. Ephrata Review staff writer Bruce Morgan had...

    • Posted April 2, 2014
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